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Quiçama
Quiçama (red) in Bengo province (yellow)
Quiçama (red) in Bengo province (yellow)
Country  Angola
Province Bengo
Area
 • Total 12,046 km2 (4,651 sq mi)
Population
 • Estimate 
(2006)
29,905
 • Density 2.5/km2 (6/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (WAT)

Quiçama is a município (city council[1][2] or municipality) in the province of Bengo in Angola.[1] It covers an area of 12,046 square kilometres (4,651 sq mi) and its estimated population as of 2006 is 29,905 inhabitants.[3] The municipal seat is the village of Muxima.

Quiçama is bordered to the north by the municipalities of Viana and Ícolo e Bengo, to the east by the municipalities of Cambambe, Libolo and Quibala, to the south by the municipalities of Quilenda and Porto Amboim, and to the west by the Atlantic Ocean.

Part of the municipality is occupied by the Quiçama National Park (Portuguese: Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Language/data/iana variants' not found.).

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Reference Center: Provinces". Angolan Embassy in the United States. Archived from the original on 11 Feb 2006.Page Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css has no content.
  2. "City councils of Angola". Statoids. Retrieved 6 Apr 2009.Page Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css has no content.
  3. Angola Statistics: Bengo. GeoHive. Source: Instituto Nacional de Estatística, Angola. Instituto Nacional de Segurança Social, Angola.



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